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GitLab Education

GitLab for System Administrators Training


The course covers all required installation, configuration, maintenance and backup administrative tasks for setting up and managing a GitLab instance.

Target Audiences

System Administrators

What’s Included

  • Live training sessions delivered by a GitLab technical trainer
  • Lecture with demonstrations
  • Hands-on Labs
  • Slides with notes and reference links

Learning Objectives

  • Install GitLab
  • Configure basic settings
  • Add and remove users and adjust settings
  • Configure optional settings and integrations
  • Performing backups, restores, and upgrades
  • Monitor system performance
  • Perform recommended debugging procedures

Course Agenda

Course Day Topic
  • Basic Installation and Configuration
  • User Management
  • Advanced Configuration and Integrations
  • Backup, Restore, and Updates
  • Monitoring
  • Troubleshooting and Debugging
  • Hands-on Labs

Prerequisite Knowledge and Skills

Attendees should already be familiar at a basic knowledge level with the following concepts:

  • What Git is and how to use it

Here are some resources to help you prepare:

System Requirements

Laptop with internet access and git installed, per the requirements specified here.


Private Onsite Course

$5,000 per session for up to 20 attendees per session for standard non-customized live training

Private Course Options

  • Remote for your team: $3000 per day, up to 12 attendees recommended
  • At your site: $5000 per day for up to 20 attendees, plus travel expenses for each instructor
  • At a GitLab-hosted facility: $2,000 plus $5000 per day for up to 20 attendees, plus travel expenses for each instructor


This course can be customized. Pricing will be based on the scope of customization you need.